104 Vickers Drive–Unit A
Chestertown, MD 21620
Charles V. Mench, Warden
The purpose of the Kent County Detention Center is to provide for public Safety through the detention and confinement of pretrial detainees and adjudicated offenders in a safe and secure institution; in accordance with the Maryland Commission on Correctional Standards.
Herbert Dennis, Warden
Enest L. Wicks, Staff Sergeant
Bonnie S. Pearsall, Sergeant / Supervisor of Home Detention / Work Release & Community Assistance Program (CAP)
Colleen R. Thompson, Corporal / SOP / Programs
Patricia Williams Scott, Office Manager
(410)-778-6025 – We have an automated telephone system. Please follow the prompts and menus to obtain the information you require.
Mail – Inmates may send and receive unlimited mail provided they comply with U.S. Postal Service Regulations as well as the family regulations listed below:
Money – Money for inmates will be accepted in the following ways:
All visitors must be 18 or older and provide an official picture ID. Visiting hours are as follows:
Child visits are scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month – It is the responsibility of the inmate to sign up for a child visit. A LEGAL parent or guardian who is at least 21 must accompany the child.
Attorneys are allowed to visit anytime except during mealtime and shift change and proper ID is required
Clergy and Professional Agency visitation is permitted upon approval, anytime except during mealtime and shift change, and proper ID is required